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FasTest Introduces Third Generation of Connection Verification Technology

SMART FE & FI Quick Connectors Drive Efficiency & Quality in Leak Testing

Minneapolis, MN—January 17, 2018—FasTest, Inc. introduces the latest generation of its Connection Verification TM technology for the industry leading FE Series and FI Series test connection tools for leak testing. SMART FE and FI test connectors utilize sensors to monitor connection status and automatically signal to operators, through LED lights, when a successful connection has been made. By verifying the connections prior to starting a leak test, operators are able to eliminate waste caused by false failures and ensure quality throughout the leak testing process. The newest generation of SMART FE and FI connectors also allows customers to choose between three different output options – NPN, PNP and Analog – for seamless integration into their automated, semi-automated or manual leak test processes read more

FasTest Adds SurConnect ™ To 60 Series and 70 Series Connectors

SurConnect for 60 & 70 Series

 Mechanical Verification of Positive Connection Enhances Operator Safety

Minneapolis, MN—September 4, 2017—FasTest, Inc. The leader in quick connectors for leak testing and fluid transfer applications introduces new SurConnect™ technology to its 60 Series and 70 Series product families designed for connection to male threads and formed tubing profiles. The SurConnect system uses a green colored ring as a mechanical verification feature that indicates when a positive connection has been made between the FasTest connector and the test piece. Using the easy push/pull sleeve action to make a connection, the green ring becomes visible only when the connector has been fully pushed onto the test piece, creating an instant, leak-free and reliable connection up to 750psi. read more

FasTest’s New Ergonomic Quick Connector for Fuel Rail Testing

70 Series for Fuel Rail SAE J2044 Profiles

Robust Stainless Steel Connector Engineered for Fuel Rail Applications 

Minneapolis, MN—October 19, 2015—FasTest, Inc. introduces the newest connector to the 70 Series™ product family, specifically designed to fit 1/4”, 5/16”, and 3/8” standard fuel rail profiles.  

The 70 Series for Fuel Rail incorporates one handed, sleeve actuation to create a leak-tight external connection to standard fuel rails. The quick connector is engineered with a high flow design that is ideally suited for hot engine run testing, and the connector’s instant push pull connection improves throughput during cold engine leak testing and fuel rail component testing. The connector is also available with an integrated stop valve to prevent the flow of fuel when disconnected (connection up to 200psi with stop valve, up to 750psi without the stop valve). read more

FasTest Unveils New EZ Connect™ ZF for Testing of Formed Tubes

EZ Connect ZF

Unique Wide Tolerance Design Accommodates Variance in Tube Size and Style

Minneapolis, MN—August 24, 2015—FasTest, Inc. introduces the newest connector in the EZ Connect™ Series, the ZF, designed to provide instant connections to a wide range of formed tube configurations for  in-process testing. 

The EZ Connect ZF incorporates one handed, manual actuation to create a leak-tight external connection up to 300psi. The ergonomic sleeve handle design and color coded handles simplify testing for operators, while the auto-aligning seals reduce connection failures. Manufactured from anodized aluminum, the EZ Connect ZF provides a robust, yet lightweight solution that eliminates strain on the operator. read more